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It’s all about the BASTE!

There’s many steps to take with embroidery to ensure quality results. A new needle, the right stabilizer, and stitching a test-sample first is always a good idea to help determine if you’ll be happy with the finished product. One extra … Continue reading

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Should you Resize an Embroidery Design?

That is the question! Can a 7″x7″ embroidery design, be reduced to a 2″x 3″ embroidery design for example? For basic resizing in all Janome embroidery machines, designs can be reduced or increased by 20%. The machines don’t have an … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SEWING: IN-THE-HOOP MACHINE EMBROIDERY FUN

I had heard about an embroidery design company called Kreative Kiwi many years ago but had never actually purchased any of their designs. Recently a friend re-introduced me to these designs (thanks, Kay!) and I may or may not have … Continue reading

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Did you know we have lots of support for our Artistic Digitizer software??

YES, I know you may already have seen information about the next Artistic Digitizer FREE trial which is currently open for Pre-registration with access 1-31st May. This is the THIRD time we have made this fabulous offer available to you … Continue reading

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Who let the dogs out?

Last month I shared a post on machine embroidery for stuffed animals featuring cats. I love almost all animals (sorry spiders and snakes) but those who know me well were wondering how I could feature a post on cats when … Continue reading

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Machine Embroidery for Stuffies

I’ve used my Janome Skyline S9 for a lot of different things – embroidery, quilting, apparel sewing, decor sewing, hemming, free motion quilting, you name it. I had no idea I could use it to make little stuffed animals using … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing …….. Valentine’s embroidery and sewing

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY !! ……. have you done any romantic sewing or embroidery lately? We thought you might like another look at this Valentine’s memory pillow…..Our Janome 550E has some lovely designs especially for the RE36b hoop – Janome’s biggest … Continue reading

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NEW embroidery designs from Sew4Home

YES!!! The next set of embroidery designs from the partnership between Sew4Home and Janome Canada is now available: The Queen Bee Embroidery Designs.  For more information  click here.  Bees are a fantastic motif element. The design is split into individual components … Continue reading

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All You Need is Sleep: In-the-Hoop Sleep Mask

In-the-hoop embroidery projects amaze me! I remember the first time I heard about them and I was sure it was a lie! How can you make a whole project on an embroidery machine? I’ve since then found out that they … Continue reading

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Holiday Embellishments

Have you started decorating for the holidays yet? I’ve noticed a lot of neighbours have their lights up with more and more lawn ornaments appearing daily. Apparently we are all decorating early as a way of finding some joy in … Continue reading

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